Definition of 'health'
Video: pronunciation of 'health'
Example sentences containing 'health'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
People sought his help at times of trouble or ill health. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This can trigger mental health problems as well as physical disabilities. The Sun (2017)And of course they invest the proceeds back into health care. The Sun (2016)Social media companies must accept their duty of care and take more responsibility for the mental health of our future generations. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I'm always respectful of my health and my body. The Sun (2016)Her GP and the young person 's mental health team are trying to help her. The Sun (2016)People were amazed to see that he was in perfect health of body and soul. Christianity Today (2000)You will usher in for yourself a new era of constant good health. 23 Steps to Successful Achievement (1972)Who is responsible for mental health patients placed in facilities away from their home? Times, Sunday Times (2007)You could meet in a health food shop. The Sun (2011)His resignation was officially attributed to ill health. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is the first step back to financial health. Say Goodbye to Debt (1994)This can be dangerous if they drive and is probably bad for their health in general. The Sun (2008)What can our genes tell us about our future health? Times, Sunday Times (2008)There were no hints as to what that might mean for consumer health or safety. SHOPPED: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets (2004)This is a healthy eating plan that will improve vitality and general health. Body Odour (1994)The good news is that existing health conditions are irrelevant so will not hinder his application. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Her mother had been a secretary in the health department. Times, Sunday Times (2016)How fast could he have been if he was in good health? Times, Sunday Times (2012)The link between money worries and mental health is well documented. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Its main street is full of beauty parlours and health food stores. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But it is not only bodily health that follows from employing our legs in their proper office. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Healing is the natural ability of one person to restore health in another. M.E. and You - a self-help plan (1988)The downside is that other research shows long commutes are bad for health and wellbeing. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It also has financial costs, in worsening ill health. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Trends of 'health'
Extremely Common. health is one of the 1000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'health'
British English: health /hɛlθ/ NOUN
Your health is the condition of your body.
Salty snacks are bad for your health.
- American English: health
- Arabic: صِحَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: saúde
- Chinese: 健康
- Croatian: zdravlje
- Czech: zdraví
- Danish: helbred
- Dutch: gezondheid
- European Spanish: salud
- Finnish: terveys
- French: santé
- German: Gesundheit
- Greek: υγεία
- Italian: salute
- Japanese: 健康
- Korean: 건강
- Norwegian: helse
- Polish: zdrowie
- European Portuguese: saúde
- Romanian: sănătate
- Russian: здоровье
- Spanish: salud
- Swedish: hälsa sundhet
- Thai: สุขภาพ
- Turkish: sağlık
- Ukrainian: здоров'я
- Vietnamese: sức khỏe
Definition of health from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Unlock language with the Paul Noble method
No books. No rote memorization. No chance of failure. Your chance to have a one-to-one lesson with best-selling language expert Paul Noble, try a FREE audio sample of his brand new Mandarin Chinese course.
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Rainbow Tree, Asymmetric Wreath, and Period Poverty: November’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this November with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.